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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Indiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Michigan City Man Sentenced To 96 Months In Prison

For Being A Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

SOUTH BEND – Faheem Pasha, age 38, of Michigan City, Indiana was sentenced before District Court Judge Robert L. Miller, Jr. for being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch. 

Pasha was sentenced to 96 months in prison followed by 2 years of supervised release. 

According to documents in this case, on or about January 12, 2018, Pasha, who was previously convicted of a felony offense in LaPorte County, possessed and sold a firearm to an individual.  Other documents in the case show that he has been convicted of felonies on four prior occasions, had probation revoked three times, and had eleven misdemeanor convictions before possessing the firearm in this case.  He also had four cases pending at the time.

This case was investigated by the ATF with assistance from the LaPorte County Drug Task Force and Michigan City Police Department, and was handled by Assistant U.S. Attorney Frank Schaffer.

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Topic(s): 
Firearms Offenses
Updated July 10, 2018